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Budget 2020: Startup sector needs relevant reforms, right support and opportunities to play crucial role in India's growth
Business

Budget 2020: Startup sector needs relevant reforms, right support and opportunities to play crucial role in India's growth

To reduce startup 'infant mortality' and encourage angel investments, risk-taking, creation of jobs, it is hoped the government will allow for tax exemption for amounts invested in accredited startups.

Mastercard, ambassador MS Dhoni kick-off Team Cashless India campaign to boost digital payments
Business

Mastercard, ambassador MS Dhoni kick-off Team Cashless India campaign to boost digital payments

To garner support for the Mastercard campaign, Dhoni will interact with merchants and encourage them to 'bat' for a cashless India by accepting digital payments

Digital payment volumes set to grow at 20% per annum; initiatives by RBI, Central and state govts to help achieve target
Business

Digital payment volumes set to grow at 20% per annum; initiatives by RBI, Central and state govts to help achieve target

Globally, digital payment market size is expected to touch $10.07 trillion by 2026, the report said.

4th anniversary of Digital India: Initiative empowered people, reduced corruption and improved public service delivery system, says Narendra Modi
India

4th anniversary of Digital India: Initiative empowered people, reduced corruption and improved public service delivery system, says Narendra Modi

On the fourth anniversary of his government's flagship programme 'Digital India', Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that the initiative has empowered people, reduced corruption and improved public service delivery to benefit the poor. Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said 3.65 lakh Common Service centres have been opened and 123 crore Aadhaar were generated. Prasad also lauded BHIM-UPI, a unified payments interface and said it is a 'unique fintech innovation' of India that has transformed the digital payment ecosystem.

Govt close to meeting fiscal deficit target of 3.4%; some numbers are still to come, says SC Garg
Business

Govt close to meeting fiscal deficit target of 3.4%; some numbers are still to come, says SC Garg

The government in the interim Budget in February revised upward the fiscal deficit target to 3.4 percent from 3.3 percent of GDP

Banking a billion: India's thrust on digital economy propels country towards financial inclusion, societal transformation
Business

Banking a billion: India's thrust on digital economy propels country towards financial inclusion, societal transformation

Unleashing the potential of these bank accounts and it’s natively built Unified Payments Interface (UPI), India is witnessing a significant push towards digital payments

Rural finance: Network failure a recurring phenomenon at some bank branches in Bundelkhand
Business

Rural finance: Network failure a recurring phenomenon at some bank branches in Bundelkhand

Following network failure, access to wages, pensions, subsidies, and all other bank transactions are hampered, leaving in its wake a disgruntled population.

Bharti Airtel to invest Rs 20,000 cr this year in digital infrastructure: Sunil Mittal
Business

Bharti Airtel to invest Rs 20,000 cr this year in digital infrastructure: Sunil Mittal

Sunil Mittal said the telecom industry is infusing large amounts of money in strengthening infrastructure.

TCS confident of maintaining leadership position in domestic market, says CEO Rajesh Gopinathan
Business

TCS confident of maintaining leadership position in domestic market, says CEO Rajesh Gopinathan

For Indian IT companies, America accounts for the lion's share of revenues at about 60 per cent, while Europe and the UK contribute about 20 per cent.

India may have leapfrogged USA tech industry to become a cashless economy, says Vivek Wadhwa
News & Analysis

India may have leapfrogged USA tech industry to become a cashless economy, says Vivek Wadhwa

The US can learn many lessons from India's move towards a cashless economy, a top Silicon Valley expert has said while underlining that India "may have leapfrogged" American technology industry with simple and practical innovations.

Germany will invest $5.6 billion in digital infrastructure over next five years
News & Analysis

Germany will invest $5.6 billion in digital infrastructure over next five years

Germany plans to invest an extra 5 billion euros ($5.6 billion) over the next five years to equip more than 40,000 schools and colleges with faster internet, wireless access points and tablet computers, the Education Minister said on Wednesday.

HP reiterates commitment to support Digital India
News & Analysis

HP reiterates commitment to support Digital India

Reiterating its commitment to support Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious Digital India initiative, global printer and personal computer major HP announced it was bolstering its participation to digitally transform the country.

Cloud Computing Transforming Manufacturing Industry Value Chain
Biztech

Cloud Computing Transforming Manufacturing Industry Value Chain

As industry calls for improved collaboration Microsoft launches Framework for Discrete Manufacturers Initiative to accelerate cloud computing